March 2, 2012 > Re-opening of Fremont Fire Station 3 in Irvington
Re-opening of Fremont Fire Station 3 in Irvington
Submitted By Capt. Steve Silva, Fremont FD
Thanks to Fremont voters who approved the Fire Safety Bond in 2002, the Fremont Fire Department is holding a grand re-opening of Fremont Fire Station #3 on Monday, March 5 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Fire Station 3 is located at 40700 Chapel Way in Fremont.
Fire Station 3 facts:
Construction Contract: $1,833,500.00 dollars.
Construction started: June 21, 2010
Contractor: Riverview Construction, Inc. of West Sacramento
Completion: Summer of 2011
Expected lifespan: 50 to 75 years
Design of the station was done by Noll & Tam Architects of Berkeley, California: Principal Janet Tam and Project Manager Alyson Yarus; Construction Management is being provided by Keith Anderson of Harris & Associates, Inc.
Mike Avila, retired Fremont Fire Captain, with extensive background in the construction field, was hired as the project manager overseeing all the complexities, agencies and companies involved with building a new fire station.
The station will house: One ALS Engine Company with three personnel. The second bay will accommodate a Water Tender that will be cross-staffed with existing personnel.
For additional information, contact Doreen Zaarour at DZaarour@fremont.gov or call (510) 494-4286